Welcome to mtwenty international

Delivering training and consultancy that saves lives and improves health systems

mtwenty international is a small company run by two healthcare professionals.

Ruth Penfold MA is a British registered nurse, with over 30 years experience in the UK, Cambodia, India and Iraq.
Since 2013, Ruth has been providing First Aid training to businesses, schools, charities and individuals including First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid. Training courses include:

  • Basic Life Support with AED
  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • Emergency First Aid for Schools
  • Paediatric and Early Years First Aid
Training is accredited through Worksafe

The number of participants per First Aid training is 2 -12. 

Steve Penfold MA FCMI FRSPH has over 25 years’ experience in leadership and strategic management roles, including 12 years in international development and 13 years in the UK in the NHS and Department of Health. His technical expertise stems from planning, delivering and evaluating health systems in Jordan, Afghanistan, Cambodia and the United Kingdom.  Significant roles include FHI 360’s Country Director/ Chief of Party for USAID’s largest HIV program in Cambodia, and in the UK he was Deputy Head of Sexual Health & HIV for England within the Department of Health.

His consultancies include extensive work over multiple years with USAID, and some work with the World Health Organisation. Thematic areas covered to date include:

  • Health Systems Strengthening 
  • Urban Health
  • Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health
  • Private Sector Engagement 
  • PEPFAR Country Operational Planning
  • Gender Analysis 
  • COVID-19 
  • Continuing Professional Development (national introduction)
  • Short-term technical assistance and capacity building
Grant management experience includes: USAID; DFAT/AusAID; Global Fund; ADB; UNICEF; UNAIDS

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mtwenty international ltd is a company registered in England - Number 10386998 - 18 Rathen Road, Manchester, M20 4GH, United Kingdom